chino copper mine new mexico

Chino, Cobre, and Tyrone Mines – Office of Natural ...

2016-12-12 · The Chino, Cobre and Tyrone mine facilities are open-pit and underground copper and iron mining, beneficiation, and processing facilities owned and operated by Freeport-McMoRan Corporation. Hazardous substances released from the mine

Chino Mine (Santa Rita del Cobre): New Mexico Copper ...

2016-4-5 · Chino Mine is one of New Mexico’s standout mines and host to many historic events in mining. It was a critical copper mine supporting Spain’s New World holdings in the early 1800s. It was the hub for many burgeoning mining towns after the Civil War. And it became the test site for one of mining’s most significant innovations: open pit mining.

Copper Mining Rules | New Mexico | Information | Chino

The Chino Mine’s operations, the largest in New Mexico, includes two facilities; one produces copper and molybdenum concentrates, the other produces copper cathode through a solution extraction and electrowinning (SX/EW) process. In 2014, the Chino

A Massive Copper Mine In New Mexico Ate This One Small

2020-4-9 · Mining has occurred through pretty much all of the history of New Mexico. The Chino Mine is the third oldest, still active open-pit copper mine in the entire world. It

Major Mines & Projects | Chino Mine

The Chino mine is a porphyry copper deposit with adjacent copper skarn deposits. There is leachable oxide and secondary sulfide mineralization, and millable primary sulfide mineralization. The predominant oxide copper mineral is chrysocolla. Chalcocite is the most important secondary copper sulfide mineral, and chalcopyrite and molybdenite the ...

Freeport-McMoRan – New Mexico Operations

2 天前 · Freeport-McMoRan – New Mexico Operations. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) is a leading international mining company that operates the Chino and Tyrone open pit copper mines located in Grant County, NM. In September 2019, Freeport-McMoRan crews and community volunteers worked to restore native agave habitat north of Silver City.

Chino Operations | Freeport-McMoRan

2021-6-30 · Report from Formation Environmental, LLC, to New Mexico Environment Department and Freeport-McMoRan Chino Mines Company; RE: Ecological Risk Assessment for the Hanover/Whitewater Creeks Investigation Unit, Chino Mine Investigation Area, Grant County, New

Chino operations resume with 450 fewer miners - Silvercity ...

2021-1-25 · Chino operations resume with 450 fewer miners. A truck fills up with water at the Chino Mine on Friday. Chino resumed operations at 50 percent capacity Monday, after operating with a skeleton crew since April. Out of 800 furloughed employees, 340

Copper Mining Rules | New Mexico | Information | Chino

The Chino Mine’s operations, the largest in New Mexico, includes two facilities; one produces copper and molybdenum concentrates, the other produces copper cathode through a solution extraction and electrowinning (SX/EW) process. In 2014, the Chino

Major Mines & Projects | Chino Mine

The Chino mine is a porphyry copper deposit with adjacent copper skarn deposits. There is leachable oxide and secondary sulfide mineralization, and millable primary sulfide mineralization. The predominant oxide copper mineral is chrysocolla. Chalcocite is the most important secondary copper sulfide mineral, and chalcopyrite and molybdenite the ...

Chino Mine - Donegan Companies

Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold: Chino Mine Operations, New Mexico. Porphyry open-pit copper mine and processing facilities. This historical mine was among the first low-grade, open-pit copper mines in the world. Originally mined by Native Americans and

Chino Mine Project — Neptune and Company

Chino Mine Project. The Chino Mine is a large copper mine in southern New Mexico. Principle contaminants are mining-related metals, particularly arsenic, copper, lead, manganese, and zinc released over several decades of mining. Neptune and Company, Inc. is conducting the risk assessment for two Chino investigation units under an Agreement on ...

Chino – Western Mining History

The Chino is a copper mine located in Grant county, New Mexico at an elevation of 6,450 feet. About the MRDS Data: All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Chino Operations | Freeport-McMoRan

2021-6-30 · Report from Formation Environmental, LLC, to New Mexico Environment Department and Freeport-McMoRan Chino Mines Company; RE: Ecological Risk Assessment for the Hanover/Whitewater Creeks Investigation Unit, Chino Mine Investigation Area, Grant County, New

Largest open pit copper mine in the world at Santa Rita ...

Largest open pit copper mine in the world at Santa Rita, New Mexico. Copper was discovered here by an officer of the Spanish army in 1800 who sold the same to a wealthy Spanish merchant. Pure native copper was transported by pack mule to Mexico City to enter the royal mint for coinage.

UPDATED: Outbreak temporarily shuts Chino Mine ...

2020-4-11 · Haul trucks at work in the Chino Mine, as seen from N.M. 152 March 13. (Press Staff Photo by Geoffrey Plant) Freeport-McMoRan, the company that owns three open pit copper mines in Grant County, has suspended operations at the Chino Mines due to an outbreak of COVID-19 among workers there, company officials told the Daily Press on Saturday evening.

Copper Mining Locations | New Mexico | Information | Basics

Today two properties are in production with copper as the primary product in New Mexico—the Tyrone Mine (including Little Rock) and the Chino mine. The Cobre and Copper Flat mines are also copper porphyry deposits (Copper in New Mexico – McLemore, 1996). With more exploration the potential for additional deposits can be verified (McLemore ...

Chino operations resume with 450 fewer miners - Silvercity ...

2021-1-25 · Chino operations resume with 450 fewer miners. A truck fills up with water at the Chino Mine on Friday. Chino resumed operations at 50 percent capacity Monday, after operating with a skeleton crew since April. Out of 800 furloughed employees, 340

Chino Mine Project — Neptune and Company

Chino Mine Project. The Chino Mine is a large copper mine in southern New Mexico. Principle contaminants are mining-related metals, particularly arsenic, copper, lead, manganese, and zinc released over several decades of mining. Neptune and Company, Inc. is conducting the risk assessment for two Chino investigation units under an Agreement on ...

Chino Mine - Donegan Companies

Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold: Chino Mine Operations, New Mexico. Porphyry open-pit copper mine and processing facilities. This historical mine was among the first low-grade, open-pit copper mines in the world. Originally mined by Native Americans and

Chino – Western Mining History

The Chino is a copper mine located in Grant county, New Mexico at an elevation of 6,450 feet. About the MRDS Data: All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

El Chino Mine | Open Pit Mines | top images of our world!

ABOUT El Chino Mine. The Chino Mine ("Chino" is Spanish for the "Chinese"), also known as the Santa Rita mine, also known as Santa Rita del Cobre, is an open-pit porphyry copper mine located in the town of Santa Rita, New Mexico 15 miles (24 km) east of Silver City.

Chino (MRDS #10296543) CU - USGS

Plant in Grant county in New Mexico, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Molybdenum, Silver ... (SOHIO) 1982- 1985 ANNUAL REPORTS 1986 PRODUCTION PROVIDED BY MINE STAFF CHINO MINE (PHONE CONVERSATION 7/87) THE 1987 PRODUCTION DATA IS FROM THE 1987 PHELPS DODGE ANNUAL REPORT P. 9. ... CHINO COPPER SMELTER, OCTOBER 2, 1982. Deposit ...

Largest open pit copper mine in the world at Santa Rita ...

Largest open pit copper mine in the world at Santa Rita, New Mexico. Copper was discovered here by an officer of the Spanish army in 1800 who sold the same to a wealthy Spanish merchant. Pure native copper was transported by pack mule to Mexico City to enter the royal mint for coinage.

New-Mexico-Mines - Mining Artifacts

2014-12-25 · The Chino Mine is an open-pit copper mine located near Silver City, New Mexico. The mine, located in the town of Santa Rita, 15 miles east of Silver City, began life as the Chino Copper Company in 1909, started by mining engineer John M. Sully.

New Mexico | Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold

The Chino mine is an open-pit copper mining complex located in southwestern New Mexico in Grant County, approximately 15 miles east of the town of Silver City. As of December 31, 2011, the operations employed approximately 790 people. To share a grievance, ask a question or request information, please call 877-629-2609, 24-hours a day, 7 days a ...

NORTH AMERICA | Freeport-McMoRan

2021-11-24 · In North America, FCX operates seven open-pit copper mines — Morenci, Bagdad, Safford, Sierrita and Miami in Arizona, and Chino and Tyrone in New Mexico; and two molybdenum mines — Henderson and Climax in Colorado. Molybdenum

Copper in New Mexico - New Mexico Institute of Mining

2021-5-27 · Title: Copper in New Mexico Author: Virginia T. McLemore Subject: New Mexico Geology, v. 18, n. 2, 1996 Keywords: copper Created Date: 5/27/2021 9:17:09 AM

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